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Amanda Kopel “appalled” at nuclear weapons SNP “excuse” over Frank’s Law – The Courier


The Courier

Amanda Kopel “appalled” at nuclear weapons SNP “excuse” over Frank's Law
The Courier
Amanda Kopel has been left “appalled” after SNP councillors in Falkirk voted against Frank's Law — and blamed nuclear weapons. The exchange happened after Falkirk Council's SNP members went against a Labour group motion to ask the Scottish …

Posted on 1 October 2016 | 8:49 am

SNP politicians join forces to oppose Aberdeen incinerator plan – Press and Journal


Press and Journal

SNP politicians join forces to oppose Aberdeen incinerator plan
Press and Journal
Two prominent SNP politicians have teamed-up to oppose a controversial multimillion-pound incinerator project planned for the north-east. Aberdeen City Council planners have urged elected members to approve the £120million energy from waste plant …

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Posted on 1 October 2016 | 5:18 am

Third of Scots worried about Eastern European immigration as SNP calls for free movement after Brexit – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Third of Scots worried about Eastern European immigration as SNP calls for free movement after Brexit
Telegraph.co.uk
Large numbers of Scots agree that Eastern European immigration take jobs away from their countrymen, according to official research published as the SNP pressed Theresa May to continue allowing free movement after Brexit. The Scottish Social Attitudes …
Brexit Has Left Sturgeon and Scottish Nationalism FlounderingBreitbart News
The Midge: Blair, Branson, Osborne … Look who's talking next on world speaking tourHerald Scotland
Ian Murray says Brexit an opportunity to bring more powers to HolyroodPress and Journal
The National –The Courier
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Posted on 1 October 2016 | 5:01 am

SNP’s living wage promise branded ‘a sham’ as thousands wait for raises due today – Herald Scotland


Herald Scotland

SNP's living wage promise branded 'a sham' as thousands wait for raises due today
Herald Scotland
The SNP manifesto promised to "extend payment of the living wage… ensuring that all social care workers receive the living wage by October 2016". Nicola Sturgeon said extra cash had been made available to councils to allow them to meet the pledge.

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Posted on 30 September 2016 | 11:20 pm

Tommy Sheppard: SNP members must decide if they want to expand or stretch the leadership – The National


The National

Tommy Sheppard: SNP members must decide if they want to expand or stretch the leadership
The National
The SNP Depute Leader contest is in its final phase. The last hustings debate is in Inverness tonight and most members have already voted. So this week, I want to reflect on what the job might mean. The SNP rulebook makes little mention of the post.

Posted on 30 September 2016 | 11:05 pm

George Galloway says only he can defeat the SNP in Glasgow: ‘They can’t out left me’ – Herald Scotland


George Galloway says only he can defeat the SNP in Glasgow: 'They can't out left me'
Herald Scotland
GEORGE Galloway has said he will stand in Glasgow east against the SNP should there be a by election in the constituency. He said only he could defeat the SNP and said in the event of a vote, Labour should stand aside, and give him a free run to …

Posted on 30 September 2016 | 4:44 pm

SNP MP Steven Paterson repays £40 he claimed for dog care – The … – Scotsman


Express.co.uk

SNP MP Steven Paterson repays £40 he claimed for dog care – The …
Scotsman
Visit now for the latest political news, analysis and opinion – direct from The Scotsman and updated throughout the day.
SNP MP repays £40 of expenses related to his dog (From Herald …Herald Scotland

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Posted on 30 September 2016 | 12:28 pm

SNP ministers get loan sums wrong as farm payment shambles descends into ‘utter farce’ – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

SNP ministers get loan sums wrong as farm payment shambles descends into 'utter farce'
Telegraph.co.uk
“But once again, it is our rural communities that are made to suffer because of the SNP's incompetence." Mike Rumbles, his Liberal Democrat counterpart, added: “This is an utter farce. There cannot be a farmer or crofter in the country who still has

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Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:53 pm

Nicola Sturgeon backs Chris Law after he is third SNP MP to have finances investigated by police – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Nicola Sturgeon backs Chris Law after he is third SNP MP to have finances investigated by police
Telegraph.co.uk
Nicola Sturgeon has backed a third SNP MP whose financial dealings are the subject of a police investigation, indicating she expects he will be cleared of wrongdoing. The First Minister said Chris Law, the Dundee West MP, had not resigned the party
SNP MP Chris Law questioned over financial dealingsBBC News
Galloway says he'll take on the SNP in McGarry's constituencyThe National
SNP MP Chris Law held over alleged financial irregularitiesThe Guardian
Scottish Daily Record –The Courier –Holyrood.com
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Posted on 29 September 2016 | 1:55 pm

SNP ministers defeated on NHS cuts – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

SNP ministers defeated on NHS cuts
Telegraph.co.uk
Although the vote was not binding on the minority SNP government, Anas Sarwar, Labour's health spokesman, called on ministers to “respect the will of parliament”. The party used an earlier debate to highlight how maternity services at the Vale of Leven …
SNP government defeated after Holyrood health debate – BBC NewsBBC News
SNP given bloody nose over NHS downgrade proposalsHerald Scotland
SNP defeated on local NHS cutsHolyrood.com
iNews –Glasgow Evening Times
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Posted on 28 September 2016 | 6:19 pm

SNP – BingNews

Jeremy Corbyn uses speech to move immigration policy away from ‘reducing numbers’

the only Labour lawmaker to represent a Scottish seat in parliament since the party was crushed by the nationalist SNP in 2015.

Posted on 1 October 2016 | 4:50 am

Stunning music video celebrates SNP’s 100th

Click above to watch the Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir performance. This rendition of a famous song celebrates Shenandoah National Park and the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service. The Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir recorded this …

Posted on 1 October 2016 | 4:47 am

Molecular Dissection of Seedling Salinity Tolerance in Rice (Oryza sativa L.) Using a High-Density GBS-Based SNP Linkage Map

Salinity is one of the many abiotic stresses limiting rice production worldwide. Several studies were conducted to identify quantitative trait loci (QTLs) for traits associated to salinity tolerance. However, due to large confidence interval for the …

Posted on 1 October 2016 | 4:28 am

Brexit Has Left Sturgeon and Scottish Nationalism Floundering

The reality is, however, Sturgeon is not really talking about Brexit, but rather the SNP’s hopes of an independent Scotland. In September 2014, when the SNP put forward its economic case for independence, it did so based on two main assumptions …

Posted on 1 October 2016 | 3:54 am

SNP MP Steven Paterson repays £40 he claimed for dog care

The SNP MSP Steven Paterson has paid back £40 he claimed from House of Commons expenses to look after his dog. Mr Paterson, the MP for Stirling, was recently named as the fifth most expensive member of the House of Commons when it emerged that he made 833 …

Posted on 1 October 2016 | 3:21 am

SNP MP under fire after wrongly claiming £40 for someone to look after a DOG

In a further embarrassment for the Nationalist bloc at Westminster Steven Paterson admitted his office should never have tried to recoup the cash. The disclosure comes just days after the Stirling MP was named the fifth most expensive House of Commons …

Posted on 1 October 2016 | 3:17 am

Amanda Kopel “appalled” at nuclear weapons SNP “excuse” over Frank’s Law

Amanda Kopel has been left “appalled” after SNP councillors in Falkirk voted against Frank’s Law — and blamed nuclear weapons. The exchange happened after Falkirk Council’s SNP members went against a Labour group motion to ask the Scottish …

Posted on 1 October 2016 | 1:53 am

SNP politicians join forces to oppose Aberdeen incinerator plan

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Posted on 30 September 2016 | 11:51 pm

Tommy Sheppard: SNP members must decide if they want to expand or stretch the leadership

WE’RE nearly there. The SNP Depute Leader contest is in its final phase. The last hustings debate is in Inverness tonight and most members have already voted. So this week, I want to reflect on what the job might mean. The SNP ruleboo Roch the win i the …

Posted on 30 September 2016 | 5:35 pm

Third of Scots worried about Eastern European immigration as SNP calls for free movement after Brexit

Large numbers of Scots agree that Eastern European immigration take jobs away from their countrymen, according to official research published as the SNP pressed Theresa May to continue allowing free movement after Brexit. The Scottish Social Attitudes …

Posted on 29 September 2016 | 11:37 pm